1. Defining the History of the Edmonton Oilers Rebuild

    The Edmonton Oilers ' rebuild has taken on a life of its own over the years. The official start date used to be hotly debated, though less of late as the need on the part of some to defend the Tambellini rebuild has dissipated...

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  2. Oilers Re-Sign Goalie Bachman

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  3. Watch: Oilers Prospect Drives Golf Ball 337 Yds

    The Edmonton Oilers began orientation camp for their prospects this past weekend. Among activities such as being brought into the wilderness by captain Andrew Ference, they went golfing...

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  4. Oilers Re-Sign D Jeff Petry to 1-Year/$3+M Deal

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  5. Chase Turnin' Heads at Oilers Camp

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  6. Oilers Prospect Simpson Aims to Follow in Footsteps of Famous Father

    JASPER — If he was Chris Pronger Jr, or Dany Heatley II, Dillion Simpson might be a little nervous about stepping into the Edmonton Oilers organization...

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  7. Edmonton Oilers Must Consider Trading Justin Schultz

    Justin Schultz turns 24 today. He's a promising young defenceman with demonstrated offensive capability, and with 100-odd games under his belt it's reasonable to believe that the best is yet to come...

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  8. Edmonton Oilers Center Leon Draisaitl Aims to Make NHL Team

    On a team with a recent history of No. 1 draft picks, Edmonton Oilers center Leon Draisaitl said he doesn't feel any less pressure being a No. 3 selection...

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  9. Nurse Thinks He's Close to Making Oilers' Roster

    When the Edmonton Oilers selected defenseman Darnell Nurse seventh overall in the 2013 NHL Draft, they probably weren't expecting him to crack their roster until the 2014-15 season, if not later...

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  10. If Oilers Are Targeting a Islanders Forward, Josh Bailey Shouldn't Be It

    Superficially, a trade makes perfect sense. The New York Islanders are loaded down the middle and are in big need of defensive help. The Oilers aren't exactly loaded on defence, but might be able to make a trade there and desperately need a pivot...

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  11. Dallas Eakins Coach of Edmonton Oilers Eager to Start Season

    The Edmonton Oilers will have a lot of new pieces when they head to training camp in September. Coach Dallas Eakins is excited about the newcomers and what they can bring to a franchise ...

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  12. Edmonton Oilers Still Searching for New Centre

    EDMONTON — Scratch Olli Jokinen off the Edmonton Oilers centre possibilities for a second- or third-line role while we find out if Leon Draisaitl is ready for prime time or not...

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  13. What Should the Edmonton Oilers Be Willing to Trade for Berglund?

    The St. Louis Blues are stacked at centre. Paul Stastny and KHL star Jori Lehtera (who looks like he'll be a top-nine forward immediately) join a group that already had a pretty good ...

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  14. Purcell Shocked by Lightning Trade

    There were no moves involving National Hockey League players from Newfoundland Tuesday, but there was plenty of action in the days leading up to the frenzy that is NHL free agency...

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  15. Edmonton Oilers Sign Luke Gazdic to Two-Year Extension

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  16. In Hulking D-Man Keith Aulie, Oilers Add Player with Connections to Eakins

    Late this morning came word of a third free agent signing by the Edmonton Oilers in the towering form of defenceman Keith Aulie...

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  17. Oilers Sign Ex-Lightning D Keith Aulie to 1-Year Deal

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  18. MacT Thinks the Oilers Are a 'compelling Story' for Free Agents

    The Edmonton Oilers have not been a good team in almost a decade. But general manager Craig MacTavish thinks he has “a compelling story to tell” when trying to lure free agents to the Alberta city...

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  19. Report: Edmonton Oilers Defenceman Jeff Petry Available Via Trade

    It appears that the Edmonton Oilers may not yet be finished wheeling and dealing. A day after trading centre Sam Gagner to the Tampa bay Lightning in exchange for winger Teddy Purcell, ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 13 days ago 181 reads 0 comments

  20. Oilers Up Their Size with Purcell Acquisition

    Sam Gagner was the longest serving Edmonton Oiler on today's roster, having played nearly 500 National Hockey League games with his 25th birthday just over a month away. Shocking, or perhaps not, he has not yet played his first NHL playoff game...

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  21. MacKinnon: No Need for Oilers to Rush Draisaitl If He's Not Ready

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  22. Draisaitl, the Latest Jewel, Can't Be Rushed into 2nd-Line Centre Role

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  23. Leon Draisaitl: Prospect Profile for Edmonton Oilers' 1st-Round Pick

    Player: Leon Draisaitl Drafted By: Edmonton Oilers (third overall) Position: Center Final Central Scouting Ranking: No...

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  24. Oilers 'Hope' C Leon Draisaitl Is Availbale at No. 3 Overall Pick

    Sources are telling me that the Oilers hope that Leon Draisaitl will be available when they will make their pick...

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  25. MacTavish Talks '6 Pending Scenarios' for Draft

    Holding the third pick overall, the Oilers can't definitely say who they are going to take at the 2014 NHL Draft but even if they could, MacTavish said that there's still a lot to decide before they step up to the stage on Friday night...

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